Junior Achievement 5K USATF Sanctioned & Certified Course


Event Date

Sat, Aug 27, 2016


Cleveland, TN


About This Activity

From kids to masters, from first-timers to veterans, from serious to recreational runners, this family-friendly yet competitive event has a race for every age and ability. Join us on August 27, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. at Tinsley Park (Cleveland, TN). By supporting Junior Achievement's 5K Run/1K Walk, you are helping Junior Achievement of the Ocoee Region, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, bring our volunteer-driven financial literacy programs to students throughout Bradley, McMinn, Meigs, Monroe and Polk counties.

We invite runners of all ages to join us for Junior Achievement’s 3rd Annual 5K Race to Achieve and 1K Walk on Saturday, August 27, 2016. Registration is at 7:00 a.m. and the 5K race starts at 8:00 a.m. 

Entry Fees:
Youth 5K: $20.00
Adult 5K: $25.00
1K Fun Run: $10.00
Additional $5 entry fee after August 10.

Early Packet Pickup: August 26, 11:00 - 2:00 p.m. at Gabriel’s Pizza (2625 Keith St. NW, Cleveland)

5K Awards
Top Male & Female - Overall & each division
10 yrs. & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60 & over

The school track team with the top average time will win $250!

The first 50 students who register by August 10 will receive
a backpack filled with school supplies!

For more details, go to www.juniorachievement.org/web/ja-ocoee/5k-run_1k-walk
or register online at www.active.com.

The race beneifts Junior Achievement's K-12 programs.  At Junior Achievement of the Ocoee Region, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, we give young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their future and make smart academic decisions through volunteer-led programs focused on financial literacy, work readiness and entreprenuership.

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